Singapore

Free entry for visitors to Sentosa from March 14 to June 30 amid COVID-19

Sentosa will be waiving entry fees for visitors from March 14 to the end of June, said Sentosa Development Corporation (SDC) on Wednesday,...

#Singapore

TPG telco enters Singapore market with “50GB for SGD 10” plan

TPG Telecom is entering the Singapore market as its fourth telco with "50GB for SGD 10" plan available from Tuesday, March 31.

#Singapore

Singapore's Temasek Foundation donates 30,000 COVID-19 test kits to India

High Commissioner of India to Singapore HE Jawed Ashraf thanked the Temasek Foundation of Singapore, calling it “a great gesture from a...

#COVID-19

Temasek to support SIA plan to raise SGD 15 billion through issuing bonds and shares

Singapore Airlines (SIA) will be offering all shareholders SGD5.3 billion in new equity and up to a further SGD 9.7 billion through a...

#COVID-19

Singapore Government releases SGD 48 Billion Supplementary 2020 Budget

The Singapore government today released a SGD 48 Billion Supplementary 2020 Resilience Budget to supports workers, stabilise businesses and...

#COVID-19

A passionate journey with music: Dr Rajkumar Bharathi

Veteran South Indian classical musician Dr Rajkumar Bharathi speaks to Connected to India about his musical journey, his impressions on...

Spotlight - @work Spotlight

Singapore reports 73 new COVID-19 cases on March 25, new preschool cluster found

Of the 73 new cases, 38 are imported.

#COVID-19

Scoot to suspend most of its network due to ongoing COVID-19 crisis

The COVID-19 crisis has resulted in significantly reduced travel demand and increasingly restrictive border control measures being imposed...

#COVID-19

Singapore Airlines to cut 96% of capacity, grounds majority of its fleet

Around 138 SIA and SilkAir aircraft will be grounded out of the airline's total fleet of 147, amid "the greatest challenge that the SIA...

#COVID-19

Singapore Essay Writing Competition: Facts and How to Win It

Students wanting to master the art of essay writing need to practice constantly. You do not become a good writer overnight. One needs to...

Starhub launches free unlimited mobile talktime for healthcare workers, among other COVID-19 measures

StarHub has announced a series of promotions to extend additional support to its customers, including free unlimited mobile talktime for...

#COVID-19

DBS extends enrolment deadline for its free COVID-19 insurance

The move will provide its customers, who have yet to sign up for themselves or their family members, more time to do so.

#COVID-19

Towards cleaner, greener hotels in Asia and beyond with SensorFlow

Singapore-based cleantech start-up SensorFlow’s technology is allowing any hotel building to optimise their energy consumption and make a...

Spotlight - @work @work

Singapore is home to one of the most accomplished Indian diaspora in the world: HCI Singapore Jawed Ashraf

An exclusive interview with Indian High Commissioner to Singapore, Jawed Ashraf.

#Singapore

Hitting the right Sur: Sushma Soma’s debut album Sa brings alive her love for music

Homegrown Carnatic singer Sushma Somasekharan has released her first ever EP titled ‘Sa’, and in this exclusive interview with Connected...

Spotlight - @work Spotlight

Nine questions, nine razor-sharp answers by outgoing Indian High Commissioner to Singapore Jawed Ashraf

A special rapid fire interview with High Commissioner of India to Singapore, Jawed Ashraf where he discusses his favourite food, as well as...

#Singapore

“Friendly, accessible, knowledgeable” - High praise for Singapore ministers from outgoing Indian HC Jawed Ashraf

An exclusive interview with outgoing Indian High Commissioner to Singapore HE Jawed Ashraf.

#Singapore

Costa Fortuna cruise ship passengers disembark in Singapore, none declared unwell say authorities

Ahead of docking at the Singapore port, Costa Fortuna declared that none of its passengers and crew on board are febrile or have exhibited...

#COVID-19

6 more COVID-19 cases reported in Singapore as of March 10

Singapore reported six more cases of COVID-19 infection as of 12pm on Tuesday, March 10, said Ministry of Health (MOH).

#COVID-19

Singapore to stop paying for COVID-19 treatment of patients on short-term visit passes

Travellers holding short-term visit passes who seek treatment for Covid-19 in Singapore will have to pay for their own treatment from last...

#COVID-19

Singapore takes precautions for cruise ship's scheduled call

Cruise ship Costa Fortuna will make a scheduled call at Singapore, on Tuesday, March 10.

#COVID-19

10 new cases of COVID-19 in Singapore as of March 9, including 5-year-old linked to SAFRA Jurong cluster

The MOH has also said that of the 67 confirmed cases who are still in hospital, most are stable or improving. Ten are in critical condition...

#COVID-19

GIIS introduces virtual classrooms for its students amid COVID-19 spread in Singapore

Over 11,000 students in GIIS schools worldwide can now connect to virtual classes remotely through the digital classrooms.

#COVID-19

Singapore celebrates the histories of local businesses with mini museum corners

Stories are what make a place home. With its new Street Corner Heritage Galleries scheme, National Heritage Board’s (NHB) puts the...

#Singapore

Singapore reports 12 new COVID-19 cases on March 8, totalling 150

Singapore's Ministry of Health (MOH) confirmed 12 more cases of COVID-19 infection as of 12pm on March 8, bringing the total number of...

#Singapore

Largest single day jump in COVID-19 infections in Singapore with 13 new cases on March 6

The MOH has also announced that of the 48 confirmed cases who are still in hospital, most are stable or improving with nine in critical...

#COVID-19